Ten Top things to do - Tue Dec 1 2009

LOOKING for something to do in and around Sheffield today? Check out our 10 top things - plus other ideas for the next few days.

For more things to do this week, visit the Sheffield Telegraph's comprehensive listings guide online - CLICK HERE

1.Ricky Gervais Live - Science, the multi-award-winning writer/comedian interrupts his Hollywood career to tour a new stand-up show, City Hall, Tuesday to Thursday, December 3, 7.30pm (30).

2.The Lady Boys of Bangkok, Buxton Opera House, Tuesday, 7.30pm (17-19).

3.Dreamboats and Petticoats, the West End musical written by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran, the team behind Goodnight Sweetheart and Birds of a Feather, based on the hit album of classic songs from the Rock 'n' Roll era, Lyceum Theatre, Tuesday-Wednesday, 7.30pm, Thursday, December 3, 2.30pm, 7.30pm, Friday, 5pm, 8.30pm, Saturday, 2.30pm, 7.30pm (16.50-30.50).

4.Cinderella, first of the region's pantos arrives, with Coronation Street's Tom Hudson as Dandini, comic Andy Fleming as Buttons, Jessica Negus as Cinders and Richard Foster-King and Ben Goodridge as the Ugly Sisters with the Lisa Jayne Dancers, Rotherham Civic Theatre, Catherine Street, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 10am and 2pm, continues to January 10 (adults 10-11, children 9.50-10.50, family tickets 38-42).

5.In Their Own Words, 36 jewellers and 36 poets respond to artists' texts describing their works, Bank Street Arts, Bank Street, Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10am-5pm.

6.Sticky Bun Writers, informal poetry book swap followed by an open mic session, Caffetteria, Leopold Street, Tuesday, 7.30pm ( 3 - open to all)..

7.Jason Hawkins, piano, gives the Sheffield Cathedral Lunchtime Concert, Tuesday, 1.15pm (free, suggested donation 2).

8.Bob Brozman, American guitarist who combines wit, energy and dexterity playing blues, slide, hot jazz, Hawaiian and Caribbean styles, Boardwalk, Snig Hill, Tuesday, 8pm.

9.String Theory, Barnsley Folk Club's house band, Burton Street Foundation, Hillsborough, Tuesday, 8.15pm, www.myspace.com/hillsboroughfolk, 07703 298164.

10.Supporting Partners in Need Group, Victoria Hall, Norfolk Street, every Tuesday, 7pm-9pm (07949057949).

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